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Cecil Cooney (1906–1993)

Cecil Cooney was born at Ravenswood, Queensland, Australia; a gold mining town in North Queensland, where his father was an industrial steam engine operator. His career began on the back of the success of his younger sister Mavis Villiers, who was a child film actress in Australia. His family emigrated to Hollywood, USA, in 1921, in order to ... See full bio »


(age 86) in Surrey, England, UK

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Danger Route Camera and Electrical Department
A Christmas Carol Camera and Electrical Department
Action of the Tiger Camera and Electrical Department
Monster of Terror Camera and Electrical Department


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 1979-1980 Minder (TV Series) (camera operator - 2 episodes)
- Whose Wife Is It Anyway? (1980) ... (camera operator - as Cece Cooney)
- Aces High and Sometimes Very Low (1979) ... (camera operator - as Cece Cooney)
 1978 The Professionals (TV Series) (camera operator - 5 episodes)
- Look After Annie (1978) ... (camera operator - as Cece Cooney)
- When the Heat Cools Off (1978) ... (camera operator - as Cece Cooney)
- Everest Was Also Conquered (1978) ... (camera operator - as Cece Cooney)
- Close Quarters (1978) ... (camera operator - as Cece Cooney)
- The Female Factor (1978) ... (camera operator - as Cece Cooney)
 1975 Sharks' Treasure (second camera operator)
 1974 Blueblood (camera operator - as Cece Cooney)
 1973 The Hireling (camera operator)
 1970 No Blade of Grass (camera operator: locations - uncredited)
 1969 The Bridge at Remagen (camera operator - uncredited)
 1968 Hammerhead (camera operator - as C.C. Cooney)
 1967 Danger Route (camera operator: second unit - as Cec Cooney)
 1966 Bindle (One of Them Days) (camera operator)
 1966 The Witches (camera operator - as Cece Cooney)
 1966 The Projected Man (camera operator - as Cece Cooney)
 1966 Rasputin: The Mad Monk (camera operator - as Cece Cooney)
 1966 Dracula: Prince of Darkness (camera operator - as Cece Cooney)
 1965 Othello (camera operator)
 1965 Monster of Terror (camera operator - as R.C. Cooney)
 1965 A High Wind in Jamaica (camera operator: second unit)
 1965 The Intelligence Men (camera operator)
 1964 The Luck of Ginger Coffey (camera operator - as Cece Cooney)
 1964 The Gorgon (camera operator - as C. Cooney)
 1963 The Crimson Blade (camera operator - as C. Cooney)
 1963 Sword of Lancelot (camera operator - uncredited)
 1963 In the Cool of the Day (camera operator - as Cece Cooney)
 1962 Playback (camera operator)
 1962 Time to Remember (camera operator)
 1962 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre (TV Series) (camera operator - 2 episodes)
- Playback (1962) ... (camera operator)
- Time to Remember (1962) ... (camera operator)
 1962 Tiara Tahiti (camera operator - as Cecil R. Cooney)
 1962 Maid for Murder (camera operator - uncredited)
 1961 Der Rosenkavalier (TV Movie) (camera operator)
 1961 Spare the Rod (camera operator)
 1960 Circle of Deception (camera operator)
 1960 The World of Suzie Wong (camera operator - as Ces Cooney)
 1960 In the Nick (camera operator - as Cecil R. Cooney)
 1960 Too Young to Love (camera operator - as Ces Cooney)
 1959 Jet Storm (camera operator - as R.C. Cooney)
 1959 Left Right and Centre (camera operator - as C. Cooney)
 1958 Orders to Kill (camera operator)
 1957 Blue Murder at St. Trinian's (camera operator - as Cec Cooney)
 1957 Action of the Tiger (camera operator)
 1956 Rheingold Theatre (TV Series) (camera operator - 2 episodes)
- Someone Outside (1956) ... (camera operator)
- The Man Who Wouldn't Escape (1956) ... (camera operator)
 1955-1956 Colonel March of Scotland Yard (TV Series) (camera operator - 13 episodes)
- The Deadly Gift (1956) ... (camera operator)
- The Stolen Crime (1956) ... (camera operator)
- The Strange Event at Roman Fall (1956) ... (camera operator)
- The Silent Vow (1956) ... (camera operator)
- Murder Is Permanent (1956) ... (camera operator)
 1956 Safari (camera operator - as Cec Cooney)
 1956 Private's Progress (camera operator - as R.C. Cooney)
 1955 It's a Great Day! (camera operator)
 1955 A Prize of Gold (camera operator)
 1953 Knights of the Round Table (camera operator - uncredited)
 1953 Mogambo (camera operator)
 1952 The Pickwick Papers (camera operator)
 1952 The Hour of 13 (camera operator - uncredited)
 1952 Tonight at 8:30 (camera operator)
 1952 Treasure Hunt (camera operator)
 1951 A Christmas Carol (camera operator - as C. Cooney)
 1951 One Wild Oat (camera operator)
 1951 The Galloping Major (camera operator)
 1950 Shadow of the Eagle (camera operator)
 1949 Naughty Arlette (camera operator)
 1949 Madness of the Heart (camera operator)
 1949 Passport to Pimlico (camera operator)
 1948 So Evil My Love (camera operator)
 1947 High Fury (photographed by: Swiss exteriors)
 1946 London Town (camera operator)
 1946 They Knew Mr. Knight (camera operator - uncredited)
 1945 I Know Where I'm Going! (camera operator)
 1944 A Canterbury Tale (camera operator - uncredited)
 1943 The Bells Go Down (camera operator - uncredited)
 1943 The Silver Fleet (camera operator)
 1942 The Goose Steps Out (camera operator - uncredited)
 1942 Somewhere in France (camera operator - uncredited)
 1942 Black Sheep of Whitehall (camera operator - uncredited)
 1941 Ships with Wings (camera operator - uncredited)
 1941 You Will Remember (camera operator - as Cecil R. Cooney)
 1940 Law and Disorder (camera)
 1940 Pastor Hall (camera operator)
 1939 Stolen Life (camera operator)
 1936 The Beloved Vagabond (camera operator - as C. Cooney)
 1934 The Secret of the Loch (camera operator)
 1933 Ace of Aces (assistant camera - uncredited)
 1933 The Silver Cord (assistant camera - uncredited)
 1933 The Past of Mary Holmes (assistant camera - uncredited)
 1932 Rockabye (assistant camera - uncredited)
 1932 Little Orphan Annie (assistant camera - uncredited)
 1932 Flaming Gold (assistant camera - uncredited)
 1932 What Price Hollywood? (assistant camera - uncredited)
 1932 Panama Flo (assistant camera - uncredited)
 1926 Tell It to the Marines (assistant camera - uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

C.C. Cooney | C. Cooney | Cece Cooney | Cecil R. Cooney | Cec Cooney | Ces Cooney | R.C. Cooney

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